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newscricket2 days ago

'I feel bad for them', says Virat Kohli on people speculating over his decision to quit T20I captaincy

India's outgoing T20I captain Virat Kohli has said that he feels bad for people trying to dig out something which does not exist. Notably, numerous media reports and speculations popped up after the Kohli announced that he would step down from India's T20I captaincy after the ongoing T20 World Cup.
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newscricket4 days ago

'Rahul Dravid still not interested in India coaching role, has asked for some time', reveals Sourav Ganguly

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that NCA head Rahul Dravid is still not interested in becoming the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team. Earlier, few media reports had suggested that the former India batsman has given his nod to take over the role after Ravi Shastri's departure.
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newscricket4 days ago

Was surprised when Virat Kohli announced his decision to quit T20I captaincy, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said that he was surprised after Virat Kohli took the decision to step down from T20I captaincy after the ongoing T20 World Cup 2021. Ganguly stated that the decision was Kohli's own and he might have taken it after the England tour.
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newscricket10 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Indian team has talent, needs to show maturity to win T20 WC, states Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has said that the Indian team has enough talent to win the upcoming T20 World Cup, and that they just need to show some maturity to succeed. The former India captain added that a team doesn’t win a tournament just by playing, and emphasized on the importance of following the process.
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newscricketa month ago

Virat Kohli’s decision to step down as T20I captain was made considering future roadmap, states Sourav Ganguly

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said that Virat Kohli’s decision to step down as India’s T20I captain was made keeping the future roadmap in mind. Kohli, on Thursday, September 16, officially announced to quit as India’s T20I captain after the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021, in the UAE.
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newscricketa month ago

Sourav Ganguly built a team from scratch and MS Dhoni took it forward, opines Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag is of the opinion that Sourav Ganguly made India stronger allowing them to win matches abroad, while Dhoni took it forward. Sehwag further added that Dhoni did not have great difficulty in preparing a new team as Ganguly already formed a team with the confidence to win matches.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG | Ganguly wants rescheduled Manchester Test to be fifth of the series

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly wants the rescheduled Old Trafford Test between England and India to be played as the fifth match of the series, and not as a one-off Test. The game was called off hours before the toss on Friday, September 10, after growing covid-19 concerns within the Indian camp.
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newscricketa month ago

Current India batting line-up not as strong as Tendulkar, Dravid, Ganguly, Laxman and Sehwag, says Shane Warne

Talking about the composition of the current Indian batting line-up, former Australia spinner Shane Warne said that it is nowhere close to the 'Fab 5' list which consisted of Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, Sourav Ganguly and Virender Sehwag. Further, Warner praised Kohli and Sharma.
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newscricket2 months ago

Stuart Binny’s contribution to Karnataka Cricket is beyond measure, states Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has lauded all-rounder Stuart Binny for his immense contribution to the Karnataka State Cricket Association during his 17-year-long first-class career. Binny announced his retirement from all formats of the game on Monday, August 30.
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newscricket2 months ago

Both Ganguly and Kohli have been great captains for India, no point in any comparison, asserts Ajit Agarkar

Ajit Agarkar has stated that both Virat Kohli and Sourav Ganguly have been great great captains for India, and were brilliant batsmen in their own right. He also reckoned that being aggressive helped Ganguly, which might be the case with Virat too, but there is no point in comparing the two.
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